Your message on a lantern

Remembrances submitted by 11:59 p.m. (HST) on Saturday night, May 19, 2018 will be hand-transcribed by volunteers. Remembrances submitted between Sunday, May 20 - Sunday night, May 27, 2018, 11:59 p.m. (HST) will be printed. All online submissions will be placed on Collective Remembrance Lanterns and floated in the ceremony by volunteers.*Submitting a remembrance here does not mean that you are reserving an Individual Lantern for the day of the ceremony.

Please note that if you reside in Hawaiʻi or near a Shinnyo-en temple or training center, we encourage you to personally handwrite your remembrances in person.

Ten Most Recent Submissions

To: Bill and Pat Sprader our sister Cindy
We share in this time of grief but also share in the love and memories of our parents and sister.
Location: Richmond Mi From: Julie, Todd, Kenny, Jill and Linda
To: Grandparents Hipolit & Stella Swiecilo , Florence & Louis Zimmer
You are forever in our hearts
Location: St. Clair Michigan From: Renee & Rita
To: Mike Ramirez
My Loving Son, my heart aches without you in my life. God gave me the gift of being with you during your last 5 months. You were strong for me and your family. Your Wife and Children miss you so very much and we know you are still with us forever. Love and Miss You Momma
Location: Brooklyn, NY and Ewa Beach. From: Michele Cennamo
To: Yvonne Malone
You will forever be missed and loved, you will remain in my heart until the end of time.
Location: Beaufort SC From: Patrick Malone
To: Eugene Miranda
Veteran, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle...Hero. You are missed so much. Your light shines bright on us from heaven. Much Love, Robert Andrew
Location: Northern New Jersey From: Robert Miranda
To: Anthony W Warner and Margarete Charlotte Hoogendyk
I miss you both so very much, my heart hurts because you are gone.
Location: Blue Springs From: Monique C Warner
To: Daniel Rodriguez
My cousin and friends it’s been 19 years since you been going and I’m still missing you. I finally found the courage to visit your grave and I’m glad I did. Your daughter became a mother this month and I talk to her about you. You are never forgotten and still in our hearts thanks for watching us
Location: California From: Elsa Cardoza
To: Mykenzi Alexis
It's almost been 6 years and yet it feels like yesterday, I held you in my arms as you took your last breath. We all love you and miss you!
Location: Prince George, VA 23875 From: Linda Davidson
To: Sue nolte
It's been 2 yrs since you were taken away still miss you . Also you did a great job with keegan can't wait for him to come home from the nicu to join the family
Location: Wentzville, mo From: Larry nolte
To: Hua Van Luong
Ba, It has been 14 years, we all miss you and love you! Con thoung Ba .. Final Hua Thi Anh Dao
Location: California From: Andie Chinn

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